Public Speaking

Author and WWII Pacific War historian Dan King is available for public & private powerpoint presentations. Educational talks can be catered to suit your needs in regards to topic and length.

Museums, Schools, Community Organizations, Churches etc...


  • WWII Japanese Aviation
  • Living and working in Japan
  • Overcoming cancer, an inspirational story

Consulting work for Film and Television:

Windtalkers, Last Samurai, Flags of our Fathers, Only the Brave, Wake Island Alamo of the Pacific, Discovery Channel and History Channel.

King has worked with the National Parks Service regarding the newly opened WWII Pacific War museum on the island of Guam, as well as the Iwo Jima Association's annual Reunion of Honor held on Iwo Jima.

Previous Locations & Events:

  • Atsugi Air Base US Naval Pilots Luncheon, Atsugi Japan
  • Kiwanis Club International Monthly Luncheon, Santa Ana Ca.
  • Planes of Fame Air Museum - Pearl Harbor Commemorative, Chino CA. (Photo below)
  • Sierra Madre Public Library - One Book, One City, Sierra Madre CA. Read more at Sierra Madre News Net. (Photos below)
  • WIBW Talk Radio, WIBW-TV, Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, Topeka, KS. (Photos below)

National Parks Service


The plaque of appreciation presented to King from the US National Parks Service for his consulting work for the War in the Pacific Museum on Guam.

Reunion of Honor


King with Iwo Jima combat veteran Lt Gen Larry Snowden (USMC-ret) on the island of Iwo Jima for the annual Reunion of Honor.

Radio Interviews

  • "Think" KERA 91.7 (Dallas) - Host Krys Boyd (November 10, 2015)
  • "Warbird Radio" (Washington DC) - Host Matt Jolley (October 3, 2012)
  • "Dark Secret Places" KFI AM640 (Los Angeles) at the 20:30 mark - Host Bryan Suits (August 18, 2012)
  • "Veterans Radio" (Mich, Florida) - Host Dale Throneberry (August 18, 2012)